Motorola has raised the curtains up from its all new 2nd Generation Moto E Smartphone. Motorola was teasing about this smartphone from last week. The Lenovo-owned manufacturer has announced the 2nd generation Moto E smartphone in two variants – one with 4G LTE support and the other with 3G networks. Last year Motorola launched the Moto E which created a storm in the market. Following its formidable success, Motorola is now back with 2nd Generation of Moto E.
The 3G variant of Moto E (2nd Gen) is priced at Rs. 6,999. However, company has not revealed the price for the 4G variant. Motorola India has also confirmed that, the 2nd Gen Moto E will be available in India exclusively via Flipkart soon, just like other Moto devices. Pricing of the 4G variant is expected to be below Rs.10,000 thus making it an another 4G entrant in this segment.
As far as specifications are concerned the Moto E (2nd Gen) is improved in terms of performance and other features also. The two variants of Moto E (2nd Gen) sports the same specifications except the chipsets. The Moto E (2nd Gen) 3G variant sports a quad-core 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor coupled with 1 GB of RAM and Adreno 302 GPU. The Moto E (2nd Gen) 4G LTE is powered by a 64-bit quad-core 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 SoC with Adreno 306 GPU. The earlier Moto E featured a dual-core snapdragon 200 SoC.
The other specifications of Moto E (2nd Gen) are stated further. The Moto E (2nd Gen) features a 4.5-inch qHD display (540 x 960 pixels) with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It has a good 5 MP rear camera with auto focus and now it has got a 0.3 MP front shooter which was absent in Moto E. The Moto E (2nd Gen) has 8 GB of built-in storage that can be expanded via micro SD card up to 32 GB. Battery of Moto E has improved from 1980 mAh to 2390 mAh which is an another plus point.
The main highlight of Moto E (2nd Gen) is Android 5.0 Lollipop, thus making it the first handset from Motorola running the latest Android version out-of-the-box launched under Rs. 10,000.
Motorola has not revealed the release date for Moto E (2nd Gen). However we can expect it very soon, it will be available on Flipkart. We will keep you updated with the availability details.